Beau Bridges

Bummed that The Closer has wrapped up its summer season? Here's a little good news to tide you over until it returns in December.

Beau Bridges will guest-star in one episode of the TNT cop drama, TVGuide.com has learned exclusively. Bridges will play George Andrews, a former partner of Provenza (G.W. Bailey). Andrews returns to help close a case that has been turned over on appeal.

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Bridges has co-starred in My Name Is Earl and Stargate SG-1, and he was last seen as Wisteria Lane's resident handy man on Desperate Housewives 100th episode, for which he earned an Emmy nomination.

Are you excited to see Bridges stop by The Closer?

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